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5 from 20 votes

Mango-Chile Margarita

A spicy twist on a classic Margarita! Ingredients are for one drink.
Course: Cocktail
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 1
Author: Cynthia


  • 1 ounce orange liqueur (Cointreau, Grand Mariner or Triple-Sec)
  • 2 ounces while or silver tequila
  • 1/2 ounce fresh lime juice
  • 1/3 cup diced mango
  • 1 or 2 jalapeno slices
  • 1 or 2 sprigs cilantro
  • 1-2 teaspoons simple syrup if desired
  • Chile salt for rim


  • In a cocktail shaker, add mango, jalapeno, cilantro, lime juice, simple syrup, and liquor.
  • Using a muddler, smash the mixture well. Fill shaker to top with ice and shake for 30 seconds.
  • Run a cut lime around rim and roll in salt. Fill short glass with ice to rim.
  • Strain margarita into glasses and garnish with chile slices and lime wedge.